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NZ Secondary Schools Athletics

What a fantastic weekend for our Athletics students participating in the NZ Secondary Schools Athletics Nationals in Dunedin, alongside 205 other schools from around NZ.

Holly Barry - Gold Medal Junior Girls Javelin
King Du - Top 8 (finishing 7th) Junior Boys 100m Final with a PB of 11.94s (youngest athlete in this field - he has 2 more years in this grade!
Angus Syminton - Top 8 (finished 8th) Junior Boys Javelin Final with a PB 40.53m
4x100m Junior Girls Relay (Brianna Tirado, Natalie Rayner, Arabella Thompson, & Pippa Plummer) - Top 8 (finished 7th) with a PB of 53.11s (1.5s off Bronze Medal!)
4x400m Junior Boys Relay (King Du, Leo Huang, Angus Syminton & Haochen Wang) - finished 9th with a PB of 3:58.26min

Semi Finalists:

Pippa Plummer Junior Girls 400m - with a PB of 62.85s (12th in NZ)
Angus Syminton Junior Boys 200m - missing the finals by 0.18s (10th in NZ)
Brianna Tirado Junior Girls 200m - finishing (13th in NZ)
Ben Gentry Senior Boys 200m

Other Results:

Jessica Machado de Cruz Senior Girls Javelin - with a PB 24.22m (15th in NZ)
Arabella Thompson Junior Girls 100m
Natalie Rayner Junior Girls 100m & High Jump

The whole team had great spirit throughout the event supporting one another and enjoying the experience.

Dennis Brown, Simone Small, Trevor Hayes & Katie O'Brien.